COVID-19 Uncertainty Support and Resources
The MKN, through it communities of practice, is offering the following resources and support:
- Online Seminar Series on Programming in Mathematics Education, co-hosted by Chantal Buteau (Brock University) and George Gadanidis (Western University).
- June 19, July 3, 17 & 31, August 14 & 28
- Chantal Buteau (Brock University) and her students, in partnership with the Niagara CDSB, are developing math+coding activities at the Grade 9 level (coming soon).
- Online mathematics education support, in partnership with Ontario Tech STEAM3D Maker Lab
- Online Professional Development
- Online support for classes
- Social studies, coding and mathematics integration program, in partnership with the St. James CHS in Wellington CDSB
- Lesson plans by grade level for Primary, Junior and Intermediate. Some lesson plans were developed from a collaboration between the MKN and London District Catholic School Board.
- Count on MKN Session: weekly 15 minute drop-in video sessions designed to help teachers and parents understand how to implement the lessons and to allow you to ask any questions you may have!
- Interdisciplinary Lesson Plans continuing from our usual lesson plans for primary, junior and intermediate, interdisciplinary lessons with a different age group posted every week!
- The Early Years Home Math Learning! Developed by: Dr. Sandy Youmans, Edward Schroeter, Melanie Martin and Tara McLean (Queen’s University). The calendars below provide different home-based activities to help your child develop and maintain math skills during the summer. Each week focuses on a new concept.
- Peter Taylor (Queen’s University) and his team are developing HS math activities with wonder, beauty and creativity. See https://www.rabbitmath.ca/
- Webinar Series: Revitalizing Star Knowledge, hosted by the First Nations, Métis & Inuit Education Association of Ontario.
- Next series on June 10: We Come From the Stars Part 6
- Recordings of the webinars can be found on the FNMIEAO Youtube channel.
- Webinar Series on June 5 with Tehahenteh from 6 Nations of the Grand sharing on a variety of topics about Indigenous Education across Ontario!
- ALGOMA CONNECT PROGRAM! FREE Math Tutoring For Students in Grades 11 & 12 in collaboration with the ML CoP.
- Financial literacy lesson plans for Grades 6-8 related to living in the time of Covid-19! Developed by Tanya Demjanenko (TDSB) and Dragana Martinovic (U. Windsor).
- A 3-week virtual summer program for students at risk, and their teachers, in partnership with the Greater Essex CDSB.
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